UK death toll rises by 25
The Department of Health and Social Care said 43,575 people had died in hospitals, care homes and the wider community after testing positive for coronavirus in the UK as of 5pm on Sunday, up by 25 from 43,550 the day before.
The Government figures do not include all deaths involving Covid-19 across the UK, which are thought to have passed 54,000.
The DHSC also said in the 24-hour period up to 9am on Monday, 93,881 tests were carried out or dispatched, with 815 positive results. Overall, a total of 9,290,215 tests have been carried out and 311,965 cases have been confirmed positive.
The figure for the number of people tested has been “temporarily paused to ensure consistent reporting” across all methods of testing.